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Flovent

Flovent

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Generic Flovent is an important corticosteroid. This medicine works directly in the lungs so that breathing can become easier. This process reduces the swelling and inflammation of the airways. The patient should always use the medicine as recommended for preventing shortness of breathing and wheezing. As the medicine does not work immediately, it will not provide any relieve from acute asthma. 

Quantity Strength Unit Price Price Cart
1 Mcg Flovent Inhaler 50mcg 120 doses $26.00 $26.00
3 Mcg Flovent Inhaler 50mcg 120 doses $25.33 $76.00
1 Mcg Flovent Inhaler 125mcg 120 Doses $33.00 $33.00
3 Mcg Flovent Inhaler 125mcg 120 Doses $27.33 $82.00
30 Cap Flovent (Fluticasone Propionate Rotacaps (100 mcg) $0.63 $19.00
90 Cap Flovent (Fluticasone Propionate Rotacaps (100 mcg) $0.52 $47.00

Details

Generic Flovent belong to the class of drug known as corticosteroids.  This generic medicine functions by reduction in the swelling of the airways in the lungs so that breathing can become easier.

Generic Flovent contains fluticasone propionate as active ingredient that is chemically known as S-(fluoromethyl) 6a, 9-difluoro-11b, 17-dihydroxy-16a-methyl-3-oxoandrosta-1, 4-diene-17b-carbothioate, 17-propionate. It should be kept at room temperature. The generic medicine should be kept at such a place where child and pet should not reach, preferably in a closed and locked cupboard.

Generic Flovent is synthetic steroid of glucocorticoid family and chemically related to naturally occurring steroid hormone such as cortisol or hydrocortisone that are produced by adrenal gland. Glucocorticoid has strong inflammatory action when used as inhaler. When this medicine is used in low dose, very little amount gets absorbed in the body. However, when higher dose is used chances of side effects becomes more.

Generic Flovent is manufactured by various pharmaceutical companies that are located at different geographical locations. It is available in the market under various brand names. The medicine got approval from FDA in March 1996.

Mechanism of action:  

Generic Flovent, when used as inhaler is known to travel to the airways in the lung. In asthmatic patient, the suppression of inflammation within the airways is responsible for reducing the spasm of the muscle cells. This spasm cells surrounds the airways as well as accumulation of fluid and cells that causes inflammation, leading to narrowing of airways.  Due to narrow airways, flow or air in and out of lungs becomes difficult. 

Indication: 

Generic Flovent is used for controlling and preventing the symptoms of asthma such as wheezing, shortness of breathing, etc. in addition to this, it is also used for controlling symptom of chronic bronchitis, emphysema, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, etc. 

Contradictions: 

Generic Flovent is contradicted in patient with hypersensitive to any ingredient of the medicine. 

Side effects: 

There are chances that people might get side effects after using generic Flovent. However, not all the patient will get unwanted response. Some common side effects of the medicines are: 

  1. Dry or irritated throat

  2. Stuffy noise

  3. Hoarseness

  4. Cough

  5. White patches in mouth or tongue

  6. Increased wheezing

  7. Trouble in breathing 

Not only this, patients might also experience change in vision, increased urination, persistent headache, chest pain, numbness, tingling of hands/feet, etc. the user of this medicine might also experience allergic reactions  such as rash,  itching, swelling, etc.

Drug Interactions: 

There are drugs that might interact with generic Flovent and can change its effect. Therefore, if the patient is using any prescribed medicine or non-prescribed medicine or herbal products then they should tell to the doctor before taking this generic medicine. The patient should not start or stop or change the dose of the medicine without consulting to the doctor. Some of the drugs that might interact with this generic medicine are: 

  1. Boceprevir

  2. Lopinavir

  3. Ritonavir

  4. Ketoconazole 

This is not the complete list of drug interaction. Some other medicines might also interact with this generic medicine and change its effectiveness. 

Dosage:

The most recommended dosages of this medication are:

dosage of Previous therapy

Starting recommended dose

Higher dose

Bronchodilators (alone)

88 mcg, twice in a day

440 mcg, twice in day

Corticosteroids (inhaled)

88-220 mcg, twice in a day

440mcg, twice in a day

Corticosteroids (oral)

880 mcg, twice in a day

880 mcg, twice in a day

 

The patient should always consult to the doctor for proper dose of the medicine as it is decided by the doctor based on the severity of the condition and requirement of the body. 

Missed dose: 

In case of missed dose, the patient should always consult to the doctor as soon as they come to know about it. 

Overdose: 

If the patient suspects of overdose of the medicine then they should contact to the doctor so that any unwanted reactions can be avoided by them. 

Precautions: 

  1. Before taking generic Flovent, the patient should tell to the doctor in case they have allergy with this medicine.

  2. Generic Flovent contains various types of inactive ingredients that might also be one of the causes for allergic reactions. Therefore, if the patient is taking this medicine, they should always check the ingredient before using it.

  3. In case the patient has medical history of tuberculosis, herpes infection of eye, glaucoma, untreated adrenal gland, etc. then they should tell to the doctor.

  4. The patient should avoid exposure to chicken pox or measles infection during the treatment with this medicine.

  5. This medicine might pass to the breast milk of the patient and can also harm the neonate. Therefore, nursing patient should always consult to the doctor before using generic Flovent.

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Generic FLUTICASONE (flew TIH cah sewn)
Strength Flovent - FLUTICASONE Inhaler 50mcg 120 doses
Dosage No
Side Effects No
Precaution No

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